fathers day

The Escape Pod

Kevin Patrick McCarthy, Peak to Peak. After my parents split, my father and I got together on alternate weekends. At first, this was great. We fished, played cards, and built things ...
centennial

Centennial Bank gives land to Town

John Scarffe, Nederland. The Town of Nederland Board of Trustees considered a resolution for a minor subdivision for Centennial Bank and a land donation to the town during their regular ...
Astrology

Distant Star Astrology : The Summer Solstice

The glorious golden gateway to the magnificent summer in the mountains occurs on Sunday, June the 21st. The Summer Solstice brings in the new season and astrologically is the beginning ...
eldora stefane

Forest Festival fundraiser

Barbara Lawlor, Eldora. Next Tuesday night, June 23, Nederland will be the lucky recipients of a concert consisting of local musicians who are well-known nationally. Vince Herman of ...
fourth of july jim

Fireworks : A day with the boot

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. On Saturday, during the busiest part of the traffic day, firefighter-boot-carrying volunteers stood at the entries into the Nederland roundabout and ...
pres violet's house

Mission groups assist in Ned cleanup

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Alamogordo, New Mexico is flat and hot. Nederland is in the mountains and cool. In the past month, Ned residents have been griping about the wet weather, ...
nes admins

NES declining in enrollment, teachers

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Boulder Valley School District budget cuts will be felt at Nederland Elementary School in the fall when second and third graders will share teachers because ...
Cohen with Kids

Diversions : Thoughts on Being the Old Man

Mark Cohen, Nederland.  “When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished ...